Bristled Grassbird Schoenicola striatus


Arya, A. 2010. Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striatus - a breeding record in Uttar Pradesh. BirdingASIA 14: 95-98.

BirdLife International. 2001. Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book. BirdLife International, Cambridge, U.K.

Haque, E.U. and Tareq, O. 2014. The rediscovery of Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata in Bangladesh. BirdingASIA 22: 16-18.

Inskipp, C., Baral, H.S., Phuyal, S., Bhatt, T.R., Khatiwada, M., Inskipp, T., Khatiwada, A., Gurung, S., Singh, P.B., Murray, L., Poudyal, L. and Amin, R. 2016. The Status of Nepal’s Birds: the National Red List series. Zoological Society of London.

Khan, M.M.H., Khan, T., Ahmed, A. and Shovon, T.A. 2015. Notes on nesting Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata, Tanguar Haor, Bangladesh. BirdingASIA 24: 93-95.

Rahmani, A. 2016. Conservation of Threatened Grassland Birds of the Brahmaputra Floodplains. Bombay Natural History Society.

Rahmani, A.R. 2012. Threatened Birds of India - Their Conservation Requirements. Oxford University Press.

Rajeevan, P.C. and Khaleel, K.M. 2012. First sighting of Bristled Grassbird Chaetornis striata from Kerala. Indian Birds 8(2): 51-52.

Further resources

Detailed species accounts from the Threatened birds of Asia: the BirdLife International Red Data Book (BirdLife International 2001).

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Recommended citation
BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Schoenicola striatus. Downloaded from on 06/06/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 06/06/2023.